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Excursions of Escalante

125 E Main St, Escalante, UT 84726-7709
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Everyone at Excursions of Escalante was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Amie helped us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jimarielelise
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Greenfield, Indiana
Superb Canyoneering Guides!

For an activity that requires some degree of skill and, for some, getting over some fear of... read more

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Reviewed 18 April 2018
cbolton2018
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Junction City, Oregon
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We are in our 18TH year as Escalante's first locally based professional guide service. Our commitment is to safely guide our guests beyond the more accessible places (Spooky, Peekaboo, Big Horn, etc.) And into the most remote, beautiful and pristine...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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125 E Main St, Escalante, UT 84726-7709
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at Excursions of Escalante was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Amie helped us schedule our outing with Rick and made sure we were going on an outing perfect for us. My husband and I wanted to learn more about canyoneering and be prepared to safely...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

For an activity that requires some degree of skill and, for some, getting over some fear of heights, Excursions of Escalante guide, Rick Green, makes you feel right at home in the narrow slot canyons of south-central Utah. Rick is all about the safety and...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Great trip, Rick was super knowledgeable and I felt very safe. We enjoyed the canyon; it was super fun!

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Reviewed December 5, 2017

Our canyoneering trip was awesome, and the highlight of our extended vacation in Utah. Rick and Amie were great partners, and the day-long trip into and through the slot canyon was something we'll remember forever.

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

I wrote a very comprehensive blog about my experience with Excursions of Escalante, but I'm not allowed to put the web address in this review. Search for Accidental Adventuress and you'll find it. I absolutely cannot say enough great things about Rick, Amie and Excursions...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

What an adventure!! We cannot say enough about the level of professionalism, energy and adventure you get with Rick and Annie at Excursions of Escalante!! My husband and I are in our 50's but still love exploring the great outdoors. From the very beginning Rick...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

Thank you for your review. Our canyoneering tours are geared toward people of all age and all experience levels so Rick works with each group according to fears, experience, stamina, etc. Canyoneering is also a great team building experience, as each person has to work...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Rick and Aimee are a class act. Rick took his time and explained everything to us and made us all feel safe while repelling. He taught us many different techniques to use to get through some tight spots. Lunch was great and the ice cream...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your total experience with us on your tour. Rick wants each person to feel comfortable in their abilities and he enjoys helping to pull guests’ hidden potential to the surface. He works towards showing the...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

I can't say enough wonderful things about this experience! Rick and Amy were experts who had the entire expedition well organized and most importantly paid extreme attention to the safety of the group. There were 7 individuals of varying ability and Rick taught, encouraged, and...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you Elaina for writing this review. We are happy to hear that you had a very enjoyable and memorable experience with us. Rick wants to make sure each person safely enjoys the fun, excitement and challenges of their day while also allowing them to...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Rick and Amie were fantastic! We would recommend them highly to friends and family looking for a challenging, yet safe, adventure in the wonderful canyons surrounding Escalante. This was the highlight of our week in Utah!More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for writing this review Matt & Cheri. We had a great time with you both and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us. Canyoneering is a challenging yet rewarding activity and we are glad that you were able...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

So both of us had never done anything like this before. Rick was extremely safe, knowledgeable, and well prepared. We were in a group of others younger and older than us (we are in our 50's). So don"t think you are too old. Everyone in...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review David. We are glad that you had a great time on your tour. Our canyoneering tours are geared towards people of all age and all experience levels and yes we are firm believers in teamwork....More

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Debbie B
February 25, 2017|
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Response from ExcursionsTeam | Property representative |
Greetings Debbie - We are glad to hear of your interest in canyoneering with us. We offer full day tours. Unfortunately there are no slot canyons in the Escalante area that are doable within a 3hr time period. We take... More
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